zoo entrance groundbreaking

14 Sep ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES PLANS TO MODERNIZE ENTRANCE TO ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO Additional Admission Points will Reduce Lines; Reconfiguration will Enhance Safety for Visitors

West Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced on Friday, September 14th that a project to reconfigure and modernize the entrance of Essex County Turtle Back Zoo has been started. The new design will create additional entrance points so larger crowds...

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cedar grove 1

13 Sep ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO CONGRATULATES ARTISTS IN ANNUAL ESSEX COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS JURIED ART SHOW 20 Senior Citizens Receive Recognition for Their Artistic Talent

Cedar Grove, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. congratulated 20 Essex County artists who received awards in the Annual Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show. The artists were recognized during an awards ceremony on Thursday, September 13th in the Robert O’Toole...

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alisa drive done photo

12 Sep ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES THE INSTALLATION OF TRAFFIC SIGNALS AT THE INTERSECTION OF PLEASANT VALLEY WAY AND ALISA DRIVE IN WEST ORANGE IS COMPLETE

West Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced Tuesday, September 4th, that new traffic signals have been installed at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Way and Alisa Drive in West Orange. The upgrades to the intersection will enhance pedestrian and motor...

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17 Aug ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES ESSEX COUNTY EARNS AAA RATING FROM MOODY’S INVESTORS SERVICE Essex County Receives First-Ever AAA Rating Latest Upgrade Caps Financial Reversal with County’s Bond Rating Improving from Junk Bonds in 2002 to Highest Rating in 2018

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that Moody’s Investors Service has awarded Essex County a Aaa Stable bond rating. According to published reports by Moody’s, this is the first time Essex County has received a Aaa rating. It also...

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09 Aug ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO CALLS ON GOVERNOR MURPHY AND NJ DEP COMMISSIONER MCCABE TO REJECT PERMITS REQUESTED BY WILLIAMS TRANSCO Increasing the Capacity of Roseland Gas Compressor Station would Pose Risk to the Environment and Public Safety

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. is calling on Governor Phil Murphy and NJ Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Catherine McCabe to stop any additional permits from being issued to Williams Transco to increase the capacity of the gas compressor...

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portuguese heritage 2018

11 Jul ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO HOSTS 2018 ESSEX COUNTY PORTUGUESE HERITAGE CELEBRATION Star of Essex County Awards Presented to Ironbound Soccer Club Assistant Finance Director Diolinda B. Soares And Essex County Undersheriff John Goncalves

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. hosted the 2018 Essex County Portuguese Heritage Celebration on Tuesday, July 10th. During the program, DiVincenzo presented Star of Essex Awards to Diolinda B. Soares, Assistant Finance Director with the Ironbound Soccer Club and Health...

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glenfield park open

11 Jul ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO REOPENS THE WALLY CHOICE COMMUNITY CENTER IN ESSEX COUNTY GLENFIELD PARK Landmark Parks Building is Modernized and Parking Area is Updated

Montclair, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that the project to modernize the Wally Choice Community Center and parking lot in Essex County Glenfield Park was completed on Thursday, June 28th. The upgrades are part of the County Executive’s ongoing initiative...

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